Keith A. Gould

Keith A. Gould age 67 of Laurel, Nebraska died on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at the Providence Medical Center in Wayne, NE.

Funeral Services will be on Monday, September 27, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Laurel with Rev. Patrick Broz & Rev. John Van Gorkom. Burial will be at the Laurel Cemetery.  Visitation will be on Sunday, at church, from 4-6:00 p.m.   Arrangements are under the direction of the Wintz Funeral Home in Laurel.

Pallbearers will be Jerry Schroeder, Doug Peterson, Nathan Beckman, Marv Swick, Richard Abts, and Bob Grosvenor.  Honorary pallbearers will be the 2005-2006 Laurel Softball State Championship Team, Representing Laurel Girls Softball.

Keith Alan was born on September 28, 1953 to Howard Elmer and Helen Pearl (Thompson) Gould in Sioux City, Iowa.  He grew up in the Laurel area and graduated from Laurel High School in 1971.  Keith began farming with his dad and then with his brothers Daniel and Arlin up until just recently.  He raised grain and livestock. Keith married Noreen Lynn Nelson on August 26, 1978 in Phillips, NE.

He was a member of the Logan Center Church in Laurel and belonged to the Gideons.  He was a part of the Midwest Bible Camp and was a former girls softball coach for his daughter’s team.  In his younger years he played slow pitch mens softball.  Keith loved his family and all their activities.

Keith is survived by his five children Brian (Amy) Gould of Laurel, Brett Gould of Laurel, Kacie (Chase) Maier of Creighton, Felipe (Cassia) Campanharo of Sao Paulo, Brazil, Francine Campanharo of Kansas City, MO; seven grandchildren Danica, Leah, and Easton Gould, Boone, Cooper, and Quinn Maier, Carolina Campanharo; brother Arlin (Toni) Gould, and nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents Howard and Helen Gould, wife Noreen Lynn on January 29, 2016 at the age 59; and a brother Daniel Gould.

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7 response to "Keith A. Gould"

  1. By: Tina Brennan Posted: September 25, 2021

    Our deepest sympathy for the Gould family. Our heart and prayers go out to you all. Keith was an amazing, dad, grandpa, husband, and friend. He loved the Lord and such a wonderful person. In our thoughts and prayers.

  2. By: Jaime Joel Farias Posted: September 25, 2021

    My deepest sympathies for all Keith’s children and family. May the hope of the Resurrection and the peace of the Lord be with you all. Prayers for comfort and assurance go up for you. Shalom!

  3. By: Greg Carlson Posted: September 25, 2021

    Keith was an elementary, Jr. Hi. and High School classmate (Logan Center School/Church, and Laurel Public Schools. He was always a kind and faithful friend, solid convictions and generous. Our sympathy on this loss of father, brother, grandpa and friend.

  4. By: Doug Carlson Posted: September 26, 2021

    Keith will be missed by everyone he touched. He was a great friend growing ip at Logan Center grade school and Logan Center Church. So many special memories from that time. My thoughts and prayers for his family. May you feel how special he was with that Keith laugh and smile. I will miss you my brother

  5. By: Nettie "McDonald" Hammer Posted: September 27, 2021

    I am so saddened to learn of Keiths’ passing. We had our 50th class reunion in June. I just heard today!! My sincerest words of sympathy for such a wonderful man! I am so saddened.

  6. By: Verdel L Noe Posted: September 28, 2021

    Sincere sympathy to all of Keith’s loved ones. May the Lord comfort you all.

  7. By: John Schram Posted: October 5, 2021

    Sorry to hear of Keiths’ passing. It’s a loss for all of us. After a visit with him and his infectious sense of humor , the world was a better place!

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